Perception towards public amenities in Malaysia

Rozmi Ismail, Mohammad Hesam Hafezi, Rahim Mohd Nor

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Abstract

The environment where a person lives has a significant impact on his or her development. The objective of the study is to determine the person's perception and satisfaction towards safety and public amenity nearby. Purposive sampling method was utilized to collect data in Selangor and Kelang Vally, Malaysia. Data were collected through interview using a set of questionnaire and analyzed using the SPSS program. The results of the study showed that in terms of public amenities and physical surroundings, the most persons used own car to attend personal and family matters such as clinic and programme. On the other hand, the most safety elements which persons employed to protect their house and family were installing door and window grilles, lights on and informing neighbor when going out for the whole night or longer.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3410-3414
Number of pages5
JournalResearch Journal of Applied Sciences, Engineering and Technology
Volume6
Issue number18
Publication statusPublished - 2013
Externally publishedYes

Fingerprint

Railroad cars
Sampling

Keywords

  • Environment
  • Psychology
  • Public amenities
  • Safety

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)
  • Computer Science(all)

Cite this

Perception towards public amenities in Malaysia. / Ismail, Rozmi; Hesam Hafezi, Mohammad; Mohd Nor, Rahim.

In: Research Journal of Applied Sciences, Engineering and Technology, Vol. 6, No. 18, 2013, p. 3410-3414.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ismail, Rozmi ; Hesam Hafezi, Mohammad ; Mohd Nor, Rahim. / Perception towards public amenities in Malaysia. In: Research Journal of Applied Sciences, Engineering and Technology. 2013 ; Vol. 6, No. 18. pp. 3410-3414.
@article{e53866fb45e143b0aab3c702b5e57291,
title = "Perception towards public amenities in Malaysia",
abstract = "The environment where a person lives has a significant impact on his or her development. The objective of the study is to determine the person's perception and satisfaction towards safety and public amenity nearby. Purposive sampling method was utilized to collect data in Selangor and Kelang Vally, Malaysia. Data were collected through interview using a set of questionnaire and analyzed using the SPSS program. The results of the study showed that in terms of public amenities and physical surroundings, the most persons used own car to attend personal and family matters such as clinic and programme. On the other hand, the most safety elements which persons employed to protect their house and family were installing door and window grilles, lights on and informing neighbor when going out for the whole night or longer.",
keywords = "Environment, Psychology, Public amenities, Safety",
author = "Rozmi Ismail and {Hesam Hafezi}, Mohammad and {Mohd Nor}, Rahim",
year = "2013",
language = "English",
volume = "6",
pages = "3410--3414",
journal = "Research Journal of Applied Sciences, Engineering and Technology",
issn = "2040-7459",
publisher = "Maxwell Scientific Publications",
number = "18",

}

TY - JOUR

T1 - Perception towards public amenities in Malaysia

AU - Ismail, Rozmi

AU - Hesam Hafezi, Mohammad

AU - Mohd Nor, Rahim

PY - 2013

Y1 - 2013

N2 - The environment where a person lives has a significant impact on his or her development. The objective of the study is to determine the person's perception and satisfaction towards safety and public amenity nearby. Purposive sampling method was utilized to collect data in Selangor and Kelang Vally, Malaysia. Data were collected through interview using a set of questionnaire and analyzed using the SPSS program. The results of the study showed that in terms of public amenities and physical surroundings, the most persons used own car to attend personal and family matters such as clinic and programme. On the other hand, the most safety elements which persons employed to protect their house and family were installing door and window grilles, lights on and informing neighbor when going out for the whole night or longer.

AB - The environment where a person lives has a significant impact on his or her development. The objective of the study is to determine the person's perception and satisfaction towards safety and public amenity nearby. Purposive sampling method was utilized to collect data in Selangor and Kelang Vally, Malaysia. Data were collected through interview using a set of questionnaire and analyzed using the SPSS program. The results of the study showed that in terms of public amenities and physical surroundings, the most persons used own car to attend personal and family matters such as clinic and programme. On the other hand, the most safety elements which persons employed to protect their house and family were installing door and window grilles, lights on and informing neighbor when going out for the whole night or longer.

KW - Environment

KW - Psychology

KW - Public amenities

KW - Safety

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=84884394555&partnerID=8YFLogxK

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/citedby.url?scp=84884394555&partnerID=8YFLogxK

M3 - Article

VL - 6

SP - 3410

EP - 3414

JO - Research Journal of Applied Sciences, Engineering and Technology

JF - Research Journal of Applied Sciences, Engineering and Technology

SN - 2040-7459

IS - 18

ER -